take a photograph

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take a photograph(
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An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. tomar una fotografía
This pose was completely natural. I didn't know someone was taking a photograph.Esta pose fue completamente natural. No supe que alguien estaba tomando una fotografía.
b. sacar una fotografía
This bird is beautiful. I want to take a photograph of it.Este pájaro es hermoso. Quiero sacarle una fotografía.
c. hacer una fotografía
The first cameras took hours to take a photograph.Las primeras cámaras demoraban horas en hacer una fotografía.
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